18th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Sunrise on the York River

A beautiful sunrise on the York River. Photo of the Schooner Alliance docked at Yorktown Beach. Yorktown is most famous as the site of the siege and subsequent surrender of General Charles Cornwallis to General George Washington and the French Fleet during the American Revolutionary War on October 19, 1781.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 06.2020
Date Uploaded: 09.2020
Camera: Canon EOS 7D
Copyright: © Sean Smith